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  1. Surviving a steam rupture enclosed in an enclosed space.

    Article - En anglais

    At Brookhaven National Laboratory in 1986, four men working in a utility vault were engulfed by steam when waterhammer blew out the gaskets in the steam main.

    Two men died ; two survived.

    Why ?

    Mots-clés Pascal : Brûlure, Jet vapeur, Accident travail, Etude cas, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Recommandation, Prévention

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Burn, Steam jet, Occupational accident, Case study, United States, North America, America, Recommendation, Prevention

    Logo du centre Notice produite par :
    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 99-0366371

    Code Inist : 002B16J. Création : 14/12/1999.